hectogram

noun
hec·to·gram | \ˈhek-tə-ˌgram \

Definition of hectogram 

: a unit of mass equal to 100 grams — see Metric System Table

First Known Use of hectogram

1810, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hectogram

French hectogramme, from hect- + gramme gram

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hectogram

noun
hec·to·gram
variants: or chiefly British hectogramme \ˈhek-tə-ˌgram \

Medical Definition of hectogram 

: a metric unit of mass and weight equal to 100 grams

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